Outside Scholarships and Veterans Benefits

Outside Scholarships

Throughout the year, the financial aid office receives announcements from the legal community with scholarship opportunities. Below is the list of the current announcements. For more information on the individual scholarships, feel free to contact the agency directly.

Mark T. Banner Scholarship

The Richard Linn American Inn of Court is proud to offer the Mark T. Banner Scholarship. This scholarship is part of The Richard Linn American Inn of Court's commitment to fostering the development of intellectual property lawyers of high ethics, civility and professionalism, and especially those from diverse backgrounds. For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $5,000

Deadline: November 12, 2014

Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego and Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego Scholarship

The Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego and Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego presents scholarships for eligible individuals taking the California State Bar Exmination in February 2015 or July 2015. For more information, please see the application.

Deadline: November 19, 2014

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award

For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates

For more information, please see the application.

Deadline: November 30, 2014

Fisher & Talwar Legal Inspiration Scholarship

For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: December 1, 2014

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers is proudly offering a scholarship for single mothers in law school. This scholarship will assist a single mother to financially support and sustain a stable household for her family. For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: December 5, 2014

Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP Diversity Scholars Award

Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP is proud to present this scholarship to recognize law students who have demonstrated academic achievement, a commitment to diversity in their community, school or work environment, and personal achievements in overcoming challenges to reach goals. For more information, please see the application.

Award:$2,500

Deadline: December 12, 2014

Farzad Family Law Scholarship

Farzad Family Law, APC is proudly offering an annual scholarship to all law students. This scholarship is merit based and the winning applicant will receive funding towards their costs of education. for more information, please see the application.

Award: $3,000

Deadline: December 15, 2014

The Bridgat Scholarship Program

For more information, please see the application.

Deadline: December 31, 2014

Empowering Women In Law Scholarship

For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: December 31, 2014

The Reeves Law Group Scholarship

Reeves Law Groups is proud to present this scholarship for students currently enrolled in a university. For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: December 31, 2014 

Donald W. Banner Diversity Scholarship

Banner & Witcoff, LTD. are happy to present the diversity scholarship for law students. Law students who meet the selection criteria and have entered into a J.D. program at an ABA-accredited law school in the United States are eligible to apply. Applicants may not be a current or past employee of Banner & Witcoff, or directly related to a current employee of Banner & Witcoff. For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $5,000

Deadline: January 12, 2014

Survivor's Scholarship

Chalik and Chalik Law Offices is glad to present the Survivor's Scholarship. This scholarship is for a person seeking higher education and has survived cancer or a serious illness. For more information, please see application.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: January 12, 2015

Boling Rice, LLC Scholarship

Boling Rice, LLC understands the value of education as well as the often significant costs associated with obtaining one.  As attorneys, they are well aware of the financial strain that tuition, books, parking, and other educational expenses can put on both students and families. Boling Rice, LLP value helping people who show promise and initiative, and for this purpose are pleased to be offering a yearly scholarship to help students meet their financial needs. For more information, please see the application.

Amount:$1,000

Deadline: Janaury 15, 2015

Levin and Zeiger, LLP Scholarship

For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: January 31, 2015

Ladah Law Firm, PLLC Injury Scholarship

For more information, please see the application.

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: May 31, 2015

Yanez & Associates Family Law Scholarship Program

The Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates is pleased to announce their annual essay scholarships. The essay contest is open to all current law students and prospective law students awaiting admission. There will be two winners. First place: $2,000.00 and second place: $1,000.00. The goal of the scholarship is to motivate students to pursue a career in family law. For details on how to submit your essay, please visit our website for details, terms and conditions.

Deadline: August 31, 2015

Writing Competitions

Students can also win monetary prizes and a chance to be published through various writing competitions. Check the writing competitions web page for a list of opportunities.

Veterans Benefits

All School of Law programs are approved for veterans' benefits. Eligible students should contact their regional V.A. office.

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